Day 1: Arrival and Reception in Lima.
We will greet you at the airport in Lima and take you to your hotel in Lima. Depending on the arrival time of your flight, you may choose to visit some tourist attractions in the city, such as the Gold Museum.
Day 2: Flight to Cusco and afternoon city tour
We will greet you at the airport and settle you into your hotel in Cusco. In the afternoon, you will have a city tour of the historical sites in Cusco.
Day 3: Tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas
We will pick you up from your hotel in the morning for a tour of the Sacred Valley. We will stop in Pisac to visit the market and the nearby ruins and continue to the scenic town of Ollantaytambo. We will return to Cusco in the evening
Day 4: Moray and Maras salt mines – Aguas Calientes
In the morning we will travel by busand visiti the Salt Mines of Maras and then the Inca site Moray. After we will take a train to the town of Aguas Calientes, located in the valley below Machu Picchu. Once here, you will have free time to visit the town’s hot srpings, museum, or market. You will stay overnight in the hotel of your choice in the town of Aguas Calientes.
Day 5: Tour of Machu Picchu
In the morning we will wake up early in the morning to take a bus to the entrance of Machu Picchu. Once you enter the site, you will have a 2 hour walking tour followed by free time for you own exploration of the site. We will return to Cusco in the evening where you will stay in a hotel.
Day 6: Cusco – Andahuaylillas – Raqchi – La Raya Pass – Puno
Today you will have a bus tour of the countryside while on your way to Puno, a city situated on the banks of Lake Titicaca. We will make stops at Andahuaylillas, considered the Sistine Chapel of the Andes and the Incan temple of Raqchi. As we near Puno, we will also stop at La Raya Pass to take in the spectacular view of the Andes before we arrive in Puno and stay overnight in a hotel.
Day 7: Tour of Lake Titicaca and Uros floating islands
In the morning, we will board a boat and take a tour of the fascinating Uros Floating Islands and Taquile Island. You will see how the people have constructed these islands entirely of reeds. After your tour of the Floating Islands, you will travel by boat back to Puno and spend the night in your hotel there.
Day 8: Travel by bus from Puno to the Sillustani ruins, then by plane to Lima
In the morning we will travel by bus to the airport in Juliaca, stopping on the way at the Sillustani ruins, ancient funeral towers from pre-Incan times. Once you arrive in Lima you will have the rest of the day to relax and explore the city center.
Day 9: Experiencing Lima
After breakfast, we will give you a city tour of Lima, including a guided tour of the cathedral, the main square, and the San Francisco Catacombs. In the afternoon we will visit a museum of your choice. After exploring Peru’s capital city, we will take you back to your hotel.
Day 10: Return flight home
On the final day of the tour, we will escort you to the airport and wish you safe travels to wherever your journey takes you next!
Day 1: Arrival to Lima
We will meet you in the Lima airport and take you to Hotel Santa Cruz, located in Miraflores, Lima. Depending on the arrival time of your international flight, you will have the possibility of an optional visit to the gold museum. Entrace to the museum is S/33 per person, not included in the price of this tour.
Day 2: Discovering Cusco.
In the morning we will take you from your hotel to the airport where you will board your flight to Cusco. The flight will take about 70 minutes, and when you arrive in Cusco we will take you to the hotel of your choice. At about 1:30 in the afternoon we will take you on a guided tour of the city center, where you will see the cathedral, the temple of Coricancha, and Sacsayhuaman, as well as the ruins of Qenqo and Puka Pukara.
Day 3: Sacred Valley of the Incas.
After breakfast we will take you to the Sacred Valley for our Full-day excursion to Urubamba, the Sacred Valley, and the ancient Inca market town of Pisac. After visiting the ruins and the market in Pisac, we will continue on to Urubamba where we will have lunch. After lunch, we will head to the ancient town of Ollantaytambo. On the way back to Cusco we will visit the traditional town of Chinchero and visit its ruins. We will return to your hotel in Cusco at about 6:30 p.m.
Day 4: Moray and Maras Salt Mines – Aguas Calientes.
By bus, we will go to Moray in order to see the fascinating site used by the Incas for agricultural experiments and cultivating seeds. There, you will learn how they cleverly designed a drainage system at the bottom of the terraces in order to avoid flooding during the rainy season. After the tour of Moray, you will take a 20 minute bus ride to the salt mines of Maras. At this amazing site, you can see the pans fed by saline spring water that were built on steep terraces along one side of a narrow valley. We will continue our scenic journey to the amazing town of Ollantaytambo, where you will take yout train to Aguas Calientes, where you will spend the night.
Day 5: Discovering Machu Picchu.
We will start the day early so that you will have the opportunity to enjoy a wonderful sunrise over Machu Picchu. Once you have entered the site, you will have a guided tour of Machu Picchu, followed by several hours of free time for your own exploration of the city. During this time, you can visit the Sun Gate, the Inca Bridge, or climb Huayna Picchu Mountain if you have booked a ticket ahead of time. After you have finished exploring one of the modern wonders of the world, We will return to Cusco by train and bus and you will spend the night in your hotel in Cusco.
Day 6: Cusco – Andahuaylillas – Raqchi – La Raya Pass – Puno
We will pick you up from your hotel at 6:30 p.m. and drive you to our first stop, Andahuaylillas, the sistine chapel of the Andes. We will then drive to the Inca temple of Raqchi, and have a delicious buffet lunch in the town of Sicuani. You will also observe the wonderful views of the Andes from the high La Raya Pass and learn about the pre-Inca Pukara culture in the Museum of Pukara. This tour will open your eyes to a part of Peru missed by many tourists while you continue your journey through Peru from Cusco to the gateway of Lake Titicaca, Puno.
Day 7: Discover Lake Titicaca.
After breakfast, we you take boat to the floating islands of Uros and Taquile Island on Lake Titicaca. The local inhabitants will give you a warm welcome, and you will be able to witness their customs and traditions. We will enjoy a typical local lunch, and then when the tour is finished we will transfer you to your hotel in Puno.
Day 8: Puno and Sillustani.
Early in the morning We will pick you up at your hotel and take you to the airport in Juliaca. On the way we will visit the ruins of Sillustani, ancient funeral towers from pre-Inca times. After lunch, we will go to the airport in Juliaca, so that you can board your return flight to Lima. Once in Lima, we will take you to the hotel of your choice, where you will have time to rest and relax.
Day 9: Experiencing Lima.
After breakfast, we will give you a city tour of Lima, including a guided tour of the cathedral, the main square, and San Francisco Catacombs. In the afternoon we will visit a museum of your choice. After exploring Peru’s capital city, we will take you back to your hotel.
Day 10: Return home.
On a leisurely end to your tour, you will have free time to shop and visit any places missed on the previous day’s tour. As your departing flight approaches, We will take you to the airport for your international flight and wish you farewell from Peru.
Our prices include the tours, transportation and accommodation. But they change according to the type of accommodations you prefer. We divide them in three categories:
Economic: Perfect for those who want to do an economical trip, but still comfortable. The accommodation is in basic hotels, with private bathrooms, breakfast and Wifi.
Price: US985 per person
Confort: Perfect for who want to travel with mor comfort, staying in 3 stars hotels, with hot water, private bathrooms, breakfast and Wifi.
Price: US1370 per person
Luxury: Perfect for those who want to travel by Peru, staying in the best hotels of the country (4 or 5 stars)-
Price: US1995 per person
PLEASE NOTE: Regardless of the type of accommodation you choose, tours and transport are included. Also, the prices above are for group tours (except for the trails, that are in private tours), if you want to change all of them to private tours, let us know and we will pass you the new prices.
HOTELS WE BOOK:
Choose your Hotel from the list below, and let us know your preference in the moment of the booking.
Economic: Hostal The Place – El Ducado – Pirwa
Comfort: Carmel – Ambassadors – Mariel
Luxury: Casa Andina – Terra Viva – Jose Antonio
Economic: Hatun Quilla – Mama Simona – Pirwa
Comfort: Gracilaso – German Pension – Amaru
Luxury: Casa Andina – Terra Viva – Jose Antonio
Economic: The Payacha – Continental – El Tambo
Comfort: Waman – Empire
Luxury: The Cottage – Casa Andina
Economic: Pirwa – Colon Inn
Comfort: Sol Plaza Hotel
Luxury: Casa Andina – Terra Viva – Eco Inn
Included / Not Included
What is Included:
3 Nights in Lima
3 Nights in Cusco
1 Night in Aguas Calientes
2 Nights in Puno
Airport pick up and drop off
Roundtrip train ticket to Machu Picchu
Tourist Bus to Puno
Boat to Uros Floating Islands
-Cusco City Tour. (read here the Itinerary and Inclusions)
-Sacred Valley Tour. (read here the Itinerary and Inclusions) here:
– Moray and Maras Salt mines (read here the itinerary and inclusions)
– Machu Picchu by train Tour
-Bus tour to Puno. (read here the Itinerary and Inclusions)
– Uros Floating Islands and Taquile Island Tour. (read here the Itinerary and Inclusions)
Experienced Tour Guide
Tourist attractions in Lima (Museums ect.)
Sun Temple (Cusco)
Partial Tourist Ticket (Boleto Turistico)
Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain Ticket
Meals not mentioned in Itinerary
Water and other drinks
Tips for the Guide (optional)
Please read the FAQ section on our website to familiarize yourself with our tours before you leave. www.intisuntrek.com/
How much is the tourist ticket? Where can I buy the tickets?
You have two options. You can either buy the partial tourist ticket which costs 70 soles and lasts 2days. This allows you to visit three places. The other option is the full tourist ticket which costs 130 soles which allows you visit 16 places and is valid for 10 days.
The tickets can be bought on the way.
Important: This ticket does not include:
-Entrance to Qoricancha or Santo Domingo Convent (10 soles)
-Entrance to the Cathedral (25 soles)
How many hours will I have to explore Machu Picchu after the guided tour?
You will have at least six hours of free time for you to explore the site.
Will I have enough time to visit the Sun Gate and the Inca Bridge?
Yes, it will take about 40 minutes to get to the top of the Sun Gate and 20 minutes to get back down. The hike to the Inca Bridge will take about 10 minutes each way.
How long is the boat trip from Puno to Urus?
It takes approximately 1 hour to get to the Urus islands and 3 hours to go from Urus to Taquile.
Is lunch included on the floating Islands Tour?
Yes, you eat in a local restaurant in Taquile.
How long will I spend on each island?
You spend 2 hours on Urus and 3 hours in Taquile, where you have lunch.